Category: Flu Shot

Offering the Flu Vaccine for Your Employees for Nat’l Influenza Week

National Influenza Vaccination Week is here, and this makes an ideal opportunity for employers to encourage workers to get the flu vaccine. Being down with the flu isn’t just bad for the person who gets it. It hurts their employer too. The CDC says that there are about 111 million lost workdays each year because […]

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When Should I Plan My Corporate Flu Shots?

Flu Shots

Flu shots are instrumental for keeping the workplace operational and productive. Management that does not organize flu shots for their workers are asking for a logistical and financial nightmare when influenza season finally hits. It pays to be prepared in advance, which is why you shouldn’t leave your planning until the last minute.

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Fighting the Flu in Your Workplace

Flu at Work

It’s that time of year again, when the temperatures start dropping and the office grows deserted. When presents aren’t the only thing given — germs are, too. That’s right: flu season is almost upon us, and as an employer, it should be your priority to prevent the illness from pervading your workplace. Today, we’re sharing our […]

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4 Workplace Wellness Trends to Watch for in 2015

Standing Desk

We’re only two weeks into 2015, but at ARCpoint Labs, we’re thinking about the big picture. Forward-thinking is a key part of workplace wellness; it’s all about helping your employees discover their health risks so they can take the right preventative measures and make positive lifestyle changes to ensure a longer life. Today, we’re outlining the […]

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Winter is Coming. Prepare Your Employees With Workplace Wellness.

Winter is Coming. Prepare Your Employees With Workplace Wellness.

Winter is coming (or has come, depending on the weather where you live). While some people love the chill and snowfall, others dread the next few months for the sniffles and sickness, holiday weight gain,  and seasonal stir-craziness. Here’s what your workplace wellness program can do to help your employees cope with whatever winter brings.

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Don’t Think Getting a Flu Shot is Necessary? Here’s Why You’re Wrong.

ARCpoint Labs | Why Getting a Flu Shot Makes Sense

With so much focus on other viruses in the news — including Ebola, which has officially arrived in the United States, and Enterovirus D-68, which has impacted 628 people in 44 states as of October 7th, most of them children — many people are forgetting one virus that is guaranteed to affect at least one person […]

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Will There be a Flu Vaccine Shortage This Year?

ARCpoint Labs | Flu Vaccine Shortage

If you know anyone in Canada, tell them to get their flu shot now. Issues at a flu vaccine production center have left our northern neighbor 2 million shots short. GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), the pharmaceutical company responsible for providing 53% of Canada’s flu vaccine supply, reported that the some batches of this year’s three-strain flu vaccine […]

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What Your Workplace Wellness Program is Missing – And Why You Need to Add it Now

ARCpoint Labs | The Flu Vaccine & Workplace Wellness

When’s the last time your employees visited a doctor to get a shot? Chances are most of your work force doesn’t know and hasn’t kept up-to-date with their immunization records. As an employer, you might think that an employee’s vaccination status is none of your business –  but when diseases like the flu take a […]

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Fight the Flu Before it gets You!

You know it is cold and flu season around the office. You can hear the sneezes down the hall, the coughing in the cubicle next to you and the nose blowing as co-workers pass your desk. Yuck! Germs are everywhere! This season, be prepared before you hear the first sneeze that sounds the germ alarms! […]

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